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20:27
20:27

Fisheries Protection Unit Reopens Nyendo Fish Market immature fish 3 1

The commander FPU in Masaka region, Bernard Beyengana, says that the fish traders apologized for dealing in immature fish and promised to stop illegal fishing activities.
14:49
14:49

Immature Fish Worth UGX 300 Million Impounded marines 3

The Commandant of the Fisheries Protection Unit in Entebbe Captain Isaac Ewaga says that soldiers were tipped off by one of the fishermen on Lake Kyoka of a vehicle that was carrying immature fish.
11:20
11:20

UPDF Marines Destroy Two Tons of Immature Fish special forces 2 1

Mulondo also accuses Kalangala authorities for speaking against Marines involved in the fight against illegal fishing for their selfish interests.
08:00
08:00

Immature Fish Impounded In Rubanda, Three Arrested police 1 2

The boxes were loaded on a Malayika Bus registration number UAZ 152J. They had reportedly been loaded from Buwama in Mpigi District.
15:13
15:13

Museveni Investigates Army, Marine Officers Over Immature Fish Trade fish stocks 3 2

Fred Kwizera, a fisherman at Nangoma landing site told Museveni that some army officers he didnt mention chased them from Lake Victoria, saying they had secured fishing rights from the former Fisheries Minister, Ruth Nankabirwa.
15:07
15:07

Lwakataka Workers Charged With illegal Possession of Immature Fish ponsiano lwakataka

Three men thought to work for former rally driver and fish monger Ponsiano have been presented in court over possession of immature fish for the third time. Patrick Mwesigye, Friday Luke and Abdullah Mukiibi all residents of Masaka district have been presented before Chief magistrate Mary Ikit on six accounts against them.
11:50
11:50

5 Tonnes Of Impounded Fish Rotting Away At Kalangala Court immature fish 1 2

At least five tonnes of immature fish belonging to embattled rally driver Ponsiano Lwakatata are rotting away at Kalangala Magistrate's Court.
11:54
11:54

350 Jobless As Two Fish Processing Plants Close unemployment 4 3

Up to 350 people are jobless after two fish factories in Rakai and Masaka districts closed as fish stocks in Lake Victoria dwindle.
16:35
16:35

PSU Deployed In Rakai Over Lwakataka Case immature fish

The Police Standards Unit has been deployed in Rakai district to investigate allegations by Ponsiano Lwakataka\'s relatives that police is mismanaging the cases against him. Noah Serunjogi, the Regional police spokesperson, confirms the development.
08:17
08:17

Fish Prices Shoot Up As Ban on illegal Fishing Gear Bites fish stocks 1 1 Top story

The dip in supply has affected fish prices. A kilogram of Tilapia fish at Butiaba, landing site costs 15, 000 shillings now. It cost 4, 500 shillings mid last year. Nile Perch fish costs between 8000 shillings to 12000 shillings depending on the size. Mid last year, a buyer could purchase a single Nile Perch fish at 2, 000 shillings. A kilogram of Hychosynus, locally known as Ngasa is at shs8,000 up from 3500.
14:38
14:38

Police Fire Teargas to Arrest Fishermen using Illegal Gear fishing gear 1

The fishermen put up a spirited resistance during the Wednesday operation. They attempted to fight the enforcement officers with machetes and stones. The fishermen were supported by the angry spouses before they were overpowered.
05:08
05:08

Fishing Suspended in Mayuge lake victoria

The state minister for fisheries, Ruth Nankabirwa has suspended fishing activities on five landing sites in Mayuge district following attacks on law enforcement officers.
15:20
15:20

Rakai Police Impounds Trucks With Fish Worth UGX 320m illegal fishing

Officials from Fisheries Ministry together with police have intercepted two trucks loaded with over 20 tons of immature fish each worth over 160 million shillings heading to the Democratic Republic of Congo.
15:02
15:02

9 Congolese Fishermen Arrested in Hoima immature fish

Nine Congolese fishermen have been arrested in Hoima for alleged illegal entry and fishing on the Ugandan side of Lake Albert.
06:42
06:42

10 Congolese Fishermen Held For Illegal Fishing immature fish

Ten Congolese fishermen have been arrested after being found using illegal fishing gears on Lake Albert. The fishermen were arrested at Kaiso landing site in Buseruka Sub County Hoima district on Monday evening.
16:02
16:02

23 Arrested for Making Illegal Fishing Nets immature fish 3 2

Kalangala authorities are holding 23 people for their involvement in producing undersize nets used to catch immature fish.
17:36
17:36

Government Operatives Cited in Illegal Fish Trade immature fish 2 1

Residents of Kalangala and Rakai district have disclosed the involvement of UPDF soldiers and police in smuggling and transportation of immature.
13:41
13:41

Minister Nankabirwa: Fishermen Ferrying Immature Fish In Coffins

Fishermen have resorted to ferrying immature fish in coffins from the landing sites along the shores of lakes Albert, Kyoga and Victoria to ready markets, the State minister for fisheries Ruth Nankabirwa has revealed.
19:59
19:59

Three Arrested For Illegal Fishing On Lake Kyoga immature fish

Three men are in police custody in Buyende district after being arrested for illegal fishing on Lake Kyoga.
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